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Technology Influencers Provide Insight at CES Unveiled Warsaw.

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May 14, 2014 - Scheduled to be held in conjunction with 5th Innovative Economy Congress, Inaugural CES Unveiled Warsaw will take place June 17, 2014 in Warsaw, Poland and feature breaking news about the 2015 International CES® as well as targeted market research and exhibitors showcasing tech innovations. CEA's Gary Shapiro will keynote 5th Innovative Economy Congress and serve on Disruptive Technology Innovation Panel. Programming will also include CES press conference and market research presentation.

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Top Technology Influencers to Provide Key Insights at CES Unveiled Warsaw

Press release date: May 06, 2014

Inaugural event held in conjunction with the 5th Innovative Economy Congress will feature CES news, market research and tabletop exhibition networking event

Arlington, Va. – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced a lineup of programming for its inaugural CES Unveiled Warsaw, which will be held in conjunction with the 5th Innovative Economy Congress. As part of a 2014 series of international showcases held in key target markets around the world, CES Unveiled Warsaw will feature breaking news about the 2015 International CES®, the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies, as well as targeted market research and exhibitors showcasing the latest tech innovations.

Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, CEA, will keynote the 5th Innovative Economy Congress and will serve on the Disruptive Technology Innovation Panel along with other top tech influencers to share industry insight. CES Unveiled Warsaw programming also will include a CES press conference to share exciting CES news and trends, and a market research presentation that will deliver in-depth, targeted global data focused on hot products and regional preferences forecasting the most desirable consumer electronics (CE) products for 2014 and beyond.

“We look forward to bringing our CES Unveiled event series to Warsaw,” said Shapiro. “Central Europe has evolved into a significant tech hub that is driving global innovation. From budding startups to established global brands, CES Unveiled Warsaw will launch the next generation of innovation to media, analysts and other industry affiliates during a day of dynamic programming and networking while serving as an event showcase for the upcoming 2015 International CES.”

This one-day, invite-only event brings together leading technology companies from Poland and the surrounding Central European countries. Top media and analysts, buyers, investors and key industry influencers will be on hand to see the world’s latest tech trends across the Central European marketplace during a tabletop networking exhibition. CES Unveiled Warsaw is scheduled for Tuesday, June 17, 2014 in Warsaw, Poland.

CES Unveiled Warsaw will run from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on June 17 at the Muranów Conference Center (Museum of the History of Polish Jews). The following event schedule highlights a dynamic lineup of programming and speakers:

CES Unveiled Warsaw
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Muranów Conference Center / Museum of the History of Polish Jews
Warsaw, Poland

9-10 a.m. Registration

10-11 a.m. 5th Innovative Economy Congress Keynote Address

• Gary Shapiro, President and CEO, CEA

11:15 a.m.–Noon Market Research and Trends Presentation (Invitation Only)

• Shawn DuBravac, Chief Economist and Sr. Director of Research, CEA

Noon-12:30 p.m. CES Press Conference: Highlights and Updates (Invitation Only)

• Gary Shapiro, President and CEO, CEA

12:45-2:15 p.m. Disruptive Technology Innovation Panel
Moderator: Jacek ¯akowski
A Panel of market analysts, academics, decision makers and business executives, including CEA’s Gary Shapiro, will discuss the potential for and challenges of today’s disruptive technologies, specifically competitive advantages and the need for new business models

2:15-4 p.m. Tabletop Networking Exhibition
Product showcase and networking reception will feature exhibitor tabletops

CES Unveiled Warsaw highlights the dynamism of the consumer technology industry, leading up to the 2015 International CES and is designated for members of the media, CE industry analysts, the investor community and executives of the tech industry.

Companies interested in exhibiting at the CES Unveiled Warsaw should contact Tira Baror at Editorial press interested in covering the event, please contact Allison Fried at For more event information, visit

About CES:
The International CES is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for more than 40 years—the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. As the largest hands-on event of its kind, CES features all aspects of the industry. And because it is owned and produced by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), the technology trade association representing the $208 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry, it attracts the world’s business leaders and pioneering thinkers to a forum where the industry’s most relevant issues are addressed. Follow CES online at and through social media


2014 Technology & Standards Spring Forum
May 19-23, 2014, Seattle, WA

CES Unveiled Warsaw
June 17, 2014, Warsaw, Poland

CE Week
June 23-27, 2014, New York, NY

CE Week Exhibits
June 25-26, 2014, New York, NY

CEA Innovate!
Sept. 30-Oct. 2, 2014, Phoenix, AZ

CES Unveiled Paris
Oct. 22, 2014, Paris, France

CE Hall of Fame Dinner
November 10, 2014, New York, NY

CES Unveiled New York
Nov. 11, 2014, New York, NY

CES Unveiled Las Vegas
Jan. 4, 2015, Las Vegas, NV

2015 International CES
January 6-9, 2015, Las Vegas, NV

Allison Fried

Michal Kwietniewski
PRIMUM Public Relations

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